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Brigg Heritage Centre

| 1st Floor The Angel, Market Place, Brigg, England
+44 1724 296771
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Oldest plank boat

Could it be the boat that help Tutankhamun's sister Scotter escape Egypt's priests which did not... read more

Reviewed 3 October 2017
Martin B
Interesting history and heritage

There is a permanent exhibition section then another larger area given over to temporary... read more

Reviewed 8 September 2017
davidzmitchell
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Lincoln, United Kingdom
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| 1st Floor The Angel, Market Place, Brigg, England
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Reviewed 3 October 2017

Could it be the boat that help Tutankhamun's sister Scotter escape Egypt's priests which did not follow the worship of that of Pharo Amenhotep IV (Akenhaten). The Priest as we now know did take power. One God was not enough in those days and the...More

Thank Martin B
Reviewed 8 September 2017

There is a permanent exhibition section then another larger area given over to temporary exhibitions. In the former there is the wonderful "Brigg raft" which is over 3000 years old. The special exhibition told the story of the POW camp there was in the village...More

Thank davidzmitchell
Reviewed 29 August 2017

Called on a Tuesday afternoon. Unfortunately the museum closed at 2pm so we had some late lunch in the courtyard tea room. Lovely atmosphere under the large conservatory type roof giving it a bright almost Mediterranean feel. Lovely light meal menu and very tasty and...More

Thank fijiboy2014
Reviewed 20 August 2017 via mobile

Lovely friendly and helpful staff (volunteers I believe) who made us feel very welcome. I visited with my two children aged 8 and 2. The centre is quite small but holds lots of interesting artefacts found around the local area. I understand that they also...More

Thank Katie D
Reviewed 14 August 2017

Planned a visit as camping nearby, very informative curator who took time to explain some of the exhibits and the temporary exhibition - which was really interesting (excerpts from registers about causes of death many years ago) the Brigg raft is spectacular.

Thank Rolfies
Reviewed 22 July 2017

Yesterday we visited the Brigg Heritage Centre. We parked at the Angel car park a minute away, where free parking exists for blue badge holders. Situated in the Angel building, access is gained through an automatic door at the back of Brigg library. Immediately through...More

Thank lorna532
Reviewed 8 April 2017 via mobile

A really first class local museum and heritage centre with amazing finds that are well displayed with very good interpretation panels. Very accessible, with interesting things for children to look out for and do whilst there - our boys took part in an Easter themed...More

Thank Teena_Twelves
Reviewed 16 March 2017

The Heritage Centre is over the Library and occupies a space far greater than that which I expected until I actually saw it. Entering the building you need to either go in the lift which faces the entrance or up the stairs which are at...More

Thank Ray S
Reviewed 15 March 2017

Visited on a Saturday and took advantage of the free all day weekend parking in the town.It was also the monthly farmers market and the town was buzzing despite the inclement weather.There is also parking directly behind the Heritage centre, and a lift and stairs...More

Thank Cynthia H
Reviewed 23 February 2017

Called in by chance with my family and after warming up with a coffee we saw that the heritage centre was open. We were greeted as we arrived and signed in and given information about the centre by the on duty attendant. It is much...More

Thank 780robbo
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